The SAGE Key Concepts series provides students with accessible and authoritative knowledge of the essential topics in a variety of disciplines. Cross-referenced throughout, the format encourages critical evaluation through understanding. Written by experienced and respected academics, the books are indispensable study aids and guides to comprehension.
- Provides a comprehensive, easy-to-use introduction to the field
- Grounds theory with global examples
- Takes it further with recommended reading
- Covers the central ideas and practices from production and media studies
- Situates radio studies within its historical context and contemporary auditory culture
Radiocracy refers to radio's unique contribution to participatory democracy.
The relationship between radio and democracy has been usefully captured in a term originally coined by Hartley (2000). It refers to the ability of radio, and in particular public service and community forms, to contribute to the ...